U.S. Cable Television Ratings for the Week Ended April 28

The following table lists the top 40 cable television shows for the week of 04/22/13 through 04/28/13. Programs are ranked by rating in descending order.

RANK       PROGRAM NAME                        NET     RATING
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   1   DUCK DYNASTY                            AEN       5.6
   2   NFL DRAFT               L (ROUND 1)     ESPN      4.1
   3   GAME OF THRONES (25: KISSED BY FIRE)    HBOM      3.0
   4   WWE ENTERTAINMENT (WWE RAW)             USA       2.8
   5   NBA PLAYOFFS- ROUND 1 L (LA LAKERS/SAN ATNT       2.8
   6   WWE ENTERTAINMENT (WWE RAW)             USA       2.7
   7   DUCK DYNASTY                            AEN       2.7
   8   WWE ENTERTAINMENT (WWE RAW)             USA       2.6
   9   NBA PLAYOFFS- ROUND 1 L (SAN ANTONIO/LA TNT       2.3
  10   NBA PLAYOFFS- ROUND 1 L (BOSTON/NEW YORKTNT       2.3
  11   BIG BANG THEORY, THE (FRIENDSHIP CONTRACTBSC      2.3
  12   NCIS                                    USA       2.3
  12   SPONGEBOB (165-HOUSE SITTIN 4 SANDY/SMOONICK      2.3
  14   NCIS                                    USA       2.3
  15   SPONGEBOB (139-GRAMNDMAS SECRET RECIPE/CNICK      2.3
  16   VIKINGS (ALL CHANGE)                    HIST      2.3
  17   MONSTERS, INC.                          DSNY      2.2
  18   NBA PLAYOFFS- ROUND 1 L (MEMPHIS/LA CLIPTNT       2.2
  19   GOOD LUCK CHARLIE (DUNCAN DREAM HOUSE)  DSNY      2.2
  20   SWAMP PEOPLE                            HIST      2.2
  21   NFL DRAFT               L (ROUNDS 2-3)  ESPN      2.2
  22   NBA PLAYOFFS- ROUND 1 L (DENVER/GOLDEN STNT       2.2
  23   NCIS                                    USA       2.1
  24   THE OREILLY FACTOR                      FOXNC     2.1
  25   SPONGEBOB (153-ACCIDENTS WILL HAPPEN/THENICK      2.1
  26   BIG BANG THEORY, THE (DESPERATION EMANATTBSC      2.1
  27   BIG BANG THEORY, THE (ZAZZY SUBSTITUTIONTBSC      2.1
  27   DUCK DYNASTY                            AEN       2.1
  29   NBA PLAYOFFS-1ST RD     L (OKLAHOMA CITYESPN      2.1
  30   THE OREILLY FACTOR                      FOXNC     2.1
  31   MONSTERS, INC.                          DSNY      2.1
  32   AMERICAN HOGGERS (SEPARATE WAYS 24)     AEN       2.1
  33   BIG BANG THEORY, THE (HOT TROLL DEVIATIOTBSC      2.1
  33   NBA PLAYOFFS- ROUND 1 L (CHICAGO/BROOKLYTNT       2.1
  35   SPONGEBOB (137-ONE COARSE MEAL/GARY IN LNICK      2.1
  36   NBA PLAYOFFS- ROUND 1 L (GOLDEN STATE/DETNT       2.0
  37   BIG BANG THEORY, THE (BETA TEST INITIATITBSC      2.0
  38   BIG BANG THEORY, THE (TRANSPORTER MALFUNTBSC      2.0
  39   BIG BANG THEORY, THE (WEEKEND VORTEX, THTBSC      2.0
  40   NCIS                                    USA       2.0

Each ratings point equals 1.142 million homes.

Figures include live viewing and same day digital-video recorder
playback.

Source: Nielsen

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